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Learn about the latest news from Canterbury as well as information on topics of special interest to seniors. 

September 24, 2021

Free Drive-Through Shredding Event

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Load your car with sensitive, private documents and join us for a free drive-through shredding event.

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September 8, 2021

COVID-19 Response

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August 4, 2021

How Life Plan Communities Boost Resilience, Emotional Wellness, and Life Satisfaction

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June 1, 2021

HOW RESPITE CARE CAN BE USED TO TEST DRIVE ASSISTED LIVING

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One of the ways to get a better picture of what assisted living is like in a given community is to take advantage of their respite care program.

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June 23, 2021

Taste of the Tropics Event

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Picture all the fun of a tropical island party with no need to pack a bag or update your passport!

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May 2, 2021

SENIOR LIVING GIVES SENIORS AND ADULT CHILDREN PEACE OF MIND

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Many retirement communities are designed to provide the independent lifestyle active seniors want and offer higher levels of care if they need it. The support is available but isn’t a part of seniors’ lives until they need it.

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April 7, 2021

CANTERBURY-ON-THE-LAKE RESIDENTS BENEFIT FROM MEDICAL EXPERTISE

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Canterbury-on-the-Lake will benefit from the expertise of the EverSafe 360° Medical Advisory Board. Seven medical, academic, and health care professionals will advise on the latest health and wellness technologies, innovations, and practices for senior living communities managed by Life Care Services.

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April 29, 2021

Drive-Time Spring Fun

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Drive by for downsizing and senior lifestyle tips. Drive off with a meal to go—on us!

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February 28, 2021

DEBUNKING THE MYTHS ABOUT SENIOR FALLS

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February 15, 2021

SENIOR SCAMS & HOW TO PROTECT YOUR OLDER LOVED ONES

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January 31, 2021

RETIRE TO A COMMUNITY YOU LOVE BY ENSURING IT MATCHES YOUR INTERESTS.

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Deciding where to retire takes more consideration than opening a map, closing your eyes, and letting your finger be your guide. But no matter where you end up, your destination should put a smile on your face and a gleam in your eye, says Steve Gurney, founder of The Guide to Retirement Living SourceBook. “And the way to get that is by having a purpose in life,” he says. “Where we live should be a tool to make it easier to engage in this purposeful activity.”

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January 15, 2021

SENIOR CARE RESEARCH: HOW TO USE THE U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT TO UNDERSTAND THE QUALITY OF CARE AT A COMMUNITY

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Even though nursing homes are regulated by the government, they vary considerably in quality, character and cost. So it helps to get as much information as possible before making a decision about which nursing home (sometimes called a skilled nursing facility) is right for you.

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January 26, 2021

In Case of Emergency Binder Webinar

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Having an ICE binder at home gives emergency personnel the important medical and personal information they may need when responding to a call. It also can provide your family members with critical information should they ever need it.

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February 11, 2021

Sweet as Pie

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At Canterbury-on-the-Lake, we’ve arranged for contactless pickup of an early Valentine treat especially for you.

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January 1, 2021

TRAVELING LOCAL IN 2021: 10 PLACES IN THE US THAT FEEL LIKE YOU’RE IN EUROPE

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We can’t know what the next year will bring or what travel restrictions may be in place. But if you were looking into traveling to the best places to visit in Europe and you’re now worried you won’t make it across the pond, we’ve assembled a list of the 10 best places to visit in the USA that offer the European experience.

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December 17, 2020

Priority Access to Newly F.D.A. Approved COVID-19 Vaccine - Updated 12.17.2020

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November 30, 2020

SENIOR CARE RESEARCH: HOW TO USE THE 5-STAR CMS RATING TO UNDERSTAND THE QUALITY OF CARE AT A COMMUNITY

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Providing quality care requires expertise, high standards and dedication. A high rating from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is clear proof that the level of care offered at a senior care community is top-tier in the industry. But to truly appreciate a CMS 5-star rating, it helps to understand how the rating is determined.

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November 20, 2020

Life Care Services Ranked Highest in Customer Satisfaction by J.D. Power

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We’re excited to announce that Life Care Services has ranked highest in customer satisfaction in the J.D. Power 2020Senior Living Study.

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November 16, 2020

LONG TERM PLANNING: WHEN TO START AND WHAT TO CONSIDER

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When it comes to making a long-term plan for how and where to live as we age, you’d be hard pressed to find many who don’t see the value in thinking through such an important issue. But according to a survey from The Conversation Project, while ninety percent of Americans say that talking to loved ones about end-of-life care is important, only twenty-seven percent have actually done it.

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November 1, 2020

COVID-19 Update

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As the nation continues to navigate the challenges faced during the COVID-19 pandemic, Canterbury-on-the-Lake has prioritized the health and well-being of our residents and team members.

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October 29, 2020

Coronavirus Update

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The health and safety of residents living in our community is our top priority, and we are closely monitoring the ongoing situation regarding the coronavirus (COVD-19). We understand that COVID-19 is on everyone’s mind, and we want to be communicative and transparent in the steps Canterbury-on-the-Lake is taking to prepare our community during this unprecedented event. Our team has been working tirelessly to prepare for possible scenarios related to COVID-19.

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October 29, 2020

Holiday Pies - Nov. 24

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At Canterbury-on-the-Lake, we believe any day is a great day for pie—but especially just in time for Thanksgiving! Simply reserve your choice of our fresh-baked favorites, then swing by our senior living community anytime during two convenient pickup-time ranges.

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October 29, 2020

OUR FAVORITE EMOTIONAL WELLNESS APPS FOR SENIORS

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Most of us appreciate the importance of physical wellness both now and as we age. Intellectual wellness too has garnered more attention as we learn about the effects aging can have on our cognitive functions. But what many of us never consider is our emotional wellness and our ability to reduce anxiety, boost happiness, and enjoy sharper mental focus.

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October 12, 2020

MANAGING THE EMOTIONS THAT COME WITH DOWNSIZING

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October 2, 2020

2021 AND BEYOND: THE FUTURE OF SENIOR LIVING

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September 4, 2020

WHY SENIOR LIVING COMMUNITIES ARE ADOPTING THE MONTESSORI METHOD FOR MEMORY CARE

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August 21, 2020

THE BENEFITS OF WALKABLE NEIGHBORHOODS: WHY CHOOSE A SENIOR LIVING COMMUNITY FOR RETIREMENT

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August 6, 2020

THE BEST PETS FOR SENIORS IN INDEPENDENT LIVING

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July 20, 2020

WHY YOU SHOULDN’T STOP YOUR ASSISTED LIVING SEARCH IN UNCERTAIN TIMES

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June 16, 2020

THE IMPORTANCE OF INTERGENERATIONAL ACTIVITIES IN SENIORS.

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May 8, 2020

Opening up Our Community

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April 20, 2020

2020 Canterbury Golf Outing Announcement

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March 19, 2020

COVID-19 Update - March 19, 2020

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March 15, 2020

Coronavirus Update - March 15th, 2020

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March 5, 2020

Coronavirus Precautions - March 5, 2020

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January 25, 2020

Life Care Services Ranked Highest in Customer Satisfaction in J.D. Power 2019 U.S. Senior Living Study

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It’s a Proud Time to Live at Canterbury-on-the-Lake!

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